Beats of the East & West – Folk Song & Music from India
Beats of the East & West – Folk Song & Music from India

Beats of the East & West – Folk Song & Music from India


22 Oct (Fri) - 22 Oct (Fri)
23 Oct (Sat) - 23 Oct (Sat)

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Friday, 19:00 - 19:00, 20:15 - 20:15, 21:30 - 21:30

Saturday, 17:00 - 17:00, 18:00 - 18:00, 19:00 - 19:00


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Folk songs are an indispensable part of life. The music of the eastern and northwestern states of the Indian subcontinent such as Bengal, Punjab, Rajasthan and Pakistan are a veritable treasure house of folk songs, sung in celebration of special events, seasons, rituals and festivals.

Every type of music has its own unique sound and Indian folk music is no different. Its lively energetic beats and vibes aim to capture one’s heart and soul.

These folk songs by vocalists Neeraj Saxena and Amartya will showcase a spectrum of rhythms and cultures. Welcome to the beat of India!

Navin Kumar (Tabla, Dholak and Percussion)
Boi Nizam (Octopad Drum)
Anand (Bass Guitar)

Elliyas Farid (Synthesizer Keyboard)
Baljeet Kaur Chhabra

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